Researchers have found that a phenomenon tied to animal size helps determine whether animals heal without scarring after burn injury.
This new issue of Stanford Medicine magazine explores scientific advances that are helping unlock the mysteries of the brain.
Stanford Medicine researchers found an element -- a prion -- that can control whether yeast cells and their progeny grow to large, or not.
Researchers argue that data from routine COVID-19 contact tracing and testing could help schools remain open.
During cardiac surgery, patients’ blood levels of a substance highly predictive of Alzheimer’s disease jumped more than 5-fold.
A common ovarian cancer evades detection by convincing nearby immune cells to treat it as a developing fetus.
Three of Stanford Medicine's Nobel laureates offer advice to future winners about hearing the news and what to expect next in their careers.
More than two hours of daily screen time was linked to lower IQ and behavioral issues in 6- and 7-year-olds born very prematurely.
A Stanford neuroscientist has led the development of a novel brain research tool for understanding diseases of brain development.
Stanford researchers find that "entertainment education" helps teach new mothers about the importance of breastfeeding.
Nobels are quickly approaching. Test your knowledge on Stanford Medicine's past Nobel laureates with this quiz.
Stanford Medicine researchers have launched a program to address the lack of diversity in population health sciences.
Daniel Mason, Stanford psychiatrist and award-winning novelist speaks on his passion for literature and medicine.
A Stanford Medicine researcher provides insight into how to protect yourself and your home during wildfire season.
A protein on a cell structure called the primary cilia links diabetes and obesity. The discovery may lead to new diabetes treatments.
Anti-Asian racism during pandemic soars among Chinese Asian sub-groups, including Vietnamese, Japanese, and Korean Americans.